Comet (F8, F9, F10) , 1974

Record number
cm000672
Title

Comet (F8, F9, F10)

Series
Date
1974
Medium
synthetic polymer paint
Support
unstretched jute canvas
Dimensions
1: 930 x 508 mm
2: 930 x 500 mm
3: 930 x 623 mm
Inscriptions

1: C.Mc.C.'74 (brushpoint, b.l.); COMET (brushpoint, b.c); (F8) (brushpoint, b.r.)
2: C.McC.'74 (brushpoint, b.l.); COMET (brushpoint, b.c.); (F9) (brushpoint, b.r.)
3: C.McC.'74 (brushpoint, b.l.); COMET (brushpoint, b.c.); (F10) (brushpoint, b.r.)

Credit line
gift of Mr and Mrs A J Gibbs, Patron's Circle, 1987
Accession number
1987/14/A/B
History

1974 Auckland: Jumps and Comets: Related events in my worldColin McCahon, Barry Lett Galleries, 27 May-7 June 1974, $550.
1988 Auckland: Colin McCahon: Gates and Journeys, Auckland City Art Gallery, 11 November 1988-26 February 1989, cat. no. J20 (as Comet [series F8/9/10] (triptych)).
1999 Kassel: Toi Toi Toi. Three Generations of Artists from New Zealand, Museum Fridericianum, 23 January-5 April 1999.

Notes

The 'Comet' series consisted of two sets of three panels, one set of four panels, as well as various single panels.